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Jar: C.171-2010

Object information

Current Location: In storage




Maker: Unknown




Globular porcelain jar with vestigial foot and short neck covered with a very pale blue (‘white’) glaze with strong blue decoration of cloud collar below the neck and Buddhist emblems and flowers around the body in a robust, rural style. Foot gritty.


History note: Unknown before donor

Legal notes

Given by Prof. and Mrs Plesch

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2010-10-11) by Plesch, Prof. and Mrs


18th century
1700 CE - 1800 CE

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.171-2010
Primary reference Number: 197632
Entry form: 1121
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Audit data

Created: Wednesday 22 January 2014 Updated: Monday 15 August 2016 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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